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WDCS letter on the Port Access Route Study

Docket Management Facility (M–30)U.S. Department of Transportation,West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–1401200 New Jersey Avenue SE.Washington, DC 20590–0001.31 January 2012Dear Sir or Madam:On behalf of...

Amazing Film Of Whales And Dolphins At Play

We all know that dolphins are playful creatures, but it's not often that we see them playing with whales much larger than themselves. Take a look...

Play Whale Trail To Save The Whale!

It’s addictive and its fun. What more could you want from a game that involves whales and flying! Can you control Willow the whale as...

Japan Times Speaks Out Against Whaling

The Japan Times today has questioned the continued practice of whaling.Looking back over the last few years of whaling the Times discusses the fact that...

Proposal For Quotas To Save Whales Rejected By WDCS

WDCS has questioned suggestions by US researchers writing in the journal, Nature that the introduction of tradable quotas for catching whales could reduce the number...

Orca Keet Faces Stressful Relocation

WDCS has recently become aware of the impending transfer of the orca Keet from Sea World Texas to Sea World California.  This transfer is slated...

Belugas Of Cook Inlet Continue To Decline

The beluga population of Cook Inlet, Alaska - recently re-listed as endangered - has fallen to its lowest level in nearly 20 years. So say...

Whale-friendly Lunches: Good For Kids, Great For Whales

Does your school serve 'whale-friendly'* lunches? We know that you care about conservation and wouldn't want your school lunches to be linked to whaling. So,...

New Year Dolphin Slaughter Begins In Taiji

Although the fishermen in Taiji took a two week break from hunting and killing dolphins in the drive hunts over the holiday period, reports from...
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Orcas versus humpbacks

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Back To Work Again…

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Happy New Year Kesslet !

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Help Protect Scotland's Whales & Dolphins !

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Nice Trout Kesslet !

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Off For a While Yet…

Hi Everyone, Just to let you know that I'm off for another week yet...sorry !...

Normal Service Will Be Resumed…

Hi Everyone, I'm back at work now after a bit of a complicated and hectic...

Cetacean rights and the wider debate of animal entitlement

I thought it was worth pointing you to a very interesting posting by Catherine Warren...